ASU Sets Opening Date for Interpretive Center

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By Hazel Scott/ASU

On the heels of Black History Month comes the newest addition to Alabama State University – The Montgomery Interpretive Center at Alabama State University.


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The 11 a.m. March 25 Grand Opening is just in time for the 55th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday” and the Selma to Montgomery March of 1965.  

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Superintendent Meyers reiterated that since ASU and the National Park Service has entered into a partnership that partnership is only continuing to grow.

“This is a journey of love,” Meyers said. “Ninety-five percent of the work that’s been done in this building has been done in-house or by local contractors.”

Grand Opening Activities

The activities leading up to the grand opening includes:

  • A sneak peek of the Interpretive Center on Saturday (Feb. 29) from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Sunday (March 1) from 8:30 to 6 p.m.\
  • A foot solders’ reception will be held on March 22 at 2 p.m.

The day of the Grand Opening there will be a student march starting at the Ralph D. Abernathy Hall, music by the Hornets Marching band, booths, food and other activities.